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November 9th, 2021

Castleblayney Hurling Club Notes 8th Nov 2021



50/50 Draw for November takes place on Fri 26th and we are planning to hold this draw in Sean’sBar on that evening, further details to follow. So if you want a helping hand with the Christmas spending, get your name in, go to our Clubforce page at the following link: Please support and share on social media. Once again a big thank you to all those who continue to support the draw.

Sponsor for U-17’s the club is inviting any local business, parents or any body close to the club, who may be interested in sponsoring our U-17’s Hurling team. If you have any interest in being associated with this, contact Jimmy Lacey 086 163 9407 or Benny Bolger 087 2215601

U-13 Hurling Development Programme Monaghan Coaching & Games are planning to arrange two Hurling coaching days for U13 players. We are hosting these coaching days to keep players active during the winter months after the conclusion of the club games programme and the off season provides a great opportunity for players to develop their skills. To be eligible players must be born in 2008 or 2009. These coaching days will take at Entekra Monaghan GAA Centre of Excellence, Cloghan. The dates for these coaching days are Saturday 27th November & Saturday 4th December.Times will be confirmed at a later date. The sessions will be delivered by Oisin McManus, Ulster GAA Regional Hurling Development Officer, and a number of our County Senior Hurling Players & Coaches.Anyone interested in attending the coaching days, can register by filling in the short survey below: you have any question, please contact Paul O’Connor on 086 8374827 or Club History Project team is being kept busy with your great response to their request for photos etc. They are looking for original Dubai 7’s photos and Memorial cards of Deceased Players, committee members. This is in addition to the items mentioned below:

1. Mini-sevens teams and players who played in Croke Park

2. 2. Club teams

3. 3. County teams featuring Blayney players

4. 4. Railway Cup teams

5. 5. Shinty teams

6. 6. Scrapbooks that past players kept.

7. Photos of players who won individual awards, eg Player of the Year, All Star Awards etc

Please contact David 0862517407 for further details.

Senior Team are busy preparing for their Ulster Club fixture which sees the team meet the Armagh Champions in the Athletic Grounds on the weekend of 27th/28th Nov.

Club Development Plan the final phase of the Club Development plan took place in Iontas last Sunday 7th Nov with a very well attended meeting. Sincere thanks to Raymond McHugh who facilitated the process and also to all those who attended on the night.

Castleblayney College well done to the lads who represented Castleblayney College on Monday in the Group stage of the Ulster Colleges U19.5 Casement Shield, defeating St Pauls’s Bessbrook and narrowly losing to St Aidan’s Cootehill. The team now progress to the knock-out stages. Keep up the hard work!

AGM has been scheduled for Sunday 5th Dec with a Pre-AGM meeting set for Tues 23rd Nov.

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